Terms & Conditions
Trinity DipTESOL


  1. Deposits (€400) are non-refundable and must be received to secure your place on the course.

  2. The full course fees must be received by the payment deadline listed in your place offer email.

  3. Your place on the course and fees paid cannot be transferred to another person.

  4. If you postpone your start date and notify us…

    • …before the course starts, all fees paid (including the deposit) will be valid for a future course taken within one year of postponement.

    • …after the course starts, you will need to repay the €400 deposit to join a later course. Any other fees paid will be valid for a future course taken within one year of postponement.

  5. If you cancel your registration and notify us…

    • …before the course starts, you will receive a full refund of all fees paid except the deposit (€400).

    • …after the course starts, no fees will be refunded. However, a portion of your fees may still be valid if you wish to join a later course (see postponement terms above).

  6. We reserve the right to cancel a course up to 5 days before the start date. If this happens, you will have two options:

    • Postpone your start date (all fees paid will be carried forward).

    • Request a full refund of all fees paid (including the deposit).

  7. Oxford TEFL cannot be held responsible for the loss or theft of personal belongings.



  1. Trainees must complete all of their coursework by the end of the 7-month part-time phase (i.e., the end of revision week). Otherwise, the €400 deposit will need to be repaid, and the trainee will need to restart the course with the next available cohort. Exceptions may be made at our discretion if sufficient evidence is provided of an extenuating circumstance.


Trinity Assessments

  1. Trainees must complete all of the coursework from the 7-month part-time phase before being eligible to register for the Trinity assessments.

  2. Trainees must submit at least one of the four units of the DipTESOL within 2 years of starting the 7-month part-time phase. Otherwise, the trainee will be considered to have withdrawn from the course. Exceptions may be made at our discretion if sufficient evidence is provided of an extenuating circumstance.

  3. As your course provider, we reserve the right to defer putting you forward for your Trinity assessments if we feel you are not ready.



  1. If you choose to attend the 4-week intensive phase in person, it is your responsibility to check if you need a visa for your preferred location. If you are required to apply for a visa, you will need to make an appointment at least two months in advance of travel to ensure that your visa is received in time.

  2. If you require a Schengen visa for Spain, you will need to submit your application to BLS International. For other locations, please contact us for more information.

  3. If you need a letter of enrolment to present with your visa application, we can send you a PDF letter via email free of charge.


Trinity Exam Fees for 2022

Trinity exam fees vary based on the location of your course provider. If you signed up for the 4-week intensive in Hong Kong, please contact English for Asia for more information regarding your exam fees.

Exam fees are due at the time of registration (2 months before your assessment takes place).

1Written Exam€58
2*, 3, and 44-Week Intensive€436

*The fees for units 2-4 are charged together as a group. However, you will only complete unit 3 (the phonology interview) and unit 4 (the observed lessons) during the 4-week intensive phase of the course. You can submit the unit 2 projects later without paying any additional fees.


Resit Fees for 2022

1Written Exam€58
2Internal Marking of Research Project(s)€36
per project
3Phonology Interview€116
4Observed Lesson(s): The exact cost will depend on a number of factors (e.g., number of lessons to be observed, amount of tutor support needed, etc.). Please contact us for a quote. 
TPJ Referral Task with Tutor Support and Marking€100


Oxford TEFL Extra Support (Optional)

1Mock exam marking and feedback from tutor€50
23 extra hours of tutor supervision for projects€200
3Phonology mock interview and feedback with tutor€60


Notes Regarding Fees

  • Trinity reserves the right to change fees without further notification.

  • If an applicant postpones any unit of the examinations after the exam request form has been submitted, he/she will be declared absent and will have to pay the full Trinity fees for that exam again.